What's the weather like in Halkidiki in November
November in Halkidiki, Greece continues to see favourable weather drop with the end of autumn and winter fast approaching. The average temperature, average highs & lows, average sea temperature and the average sunshine hours all decrease from October.
The average temperature seen in November is 14°C (58°F). Average highs get up to 17°C (63°F) which are mostly seen at the beginning of the month with the rest of the month seeing daily highs rise to only 12°C (54°F). Average lows get down to 11°C (52°F) which are mostly experienced at the beginning of the month with the rest of the month seeing daily lows only get to 5°C (41°F). November as a whole experiences falling daily highs with only one in ten days going over 22°C (71°F) or going under 8°C (47°F). Daily lows only go under 0°C (32°F) or go above 14°C (57°F) every one in ten days.
The beginning of November sees a 34% chance of precipitation. This percentage slowly increases as the month goes on with the end of November experiencing a 39% chance of precipitation. The most common form of rainfall for November is moderate rain which is most likely to fall at the end of the month. Light rain and thunderstorms are less common with light rain most likely to fall at the end of the month and thunderstorms at the beginning of the month.
The average humidity experienced in November is 74%, which ranges from 56%, mildly humid, to 92%, very humid. The humidity rarely goes under 38%, comfortable, but can get as high as 100%, very humid. The beginning of the month is the most likely to be the least humid while the middle of the month is the most likely to be the most humid.
The average sunshine hours experienced in November is 7. This is the third lowest average sunshine hours for the year. As the month goes on, the daily sunshine hours slowly decrease with the beginning of the month the most likely to see the most daily sunshine.
The average sea temperature seen in November is 19°C (66°F). This is the fourth highest average sea temperature for the year.
Halkidiki Hotels in November
Hotel Ammos provides a handy, picturesque base. Located in Kassandra, this hotel provides 24 spacious apartments each including a private balcony with either a pool, mountain or sea view, fully equipped kitchen, air conditioning and satellite TV. Breakfast is served near the swimming pool which also has a pool bar. The hotel is located just five minutes walking from the beach.
If you are looking for a hotel that provides apartments, check out the Hotel Aeollos. This hotel has 18 studios which each include its own kitchen with microwave oven, refrigerator, living room, 2 or 3 beds, heating & air conditioning and separate bathroom. There are also 4 suites available if you would like a larger option. The hotel has an on-site restaurant and bar. There are also two swimming pools, one for children.
For an excellent family resort stay head to Pella Beach Grecotel Premium Resort. This resort is located on a long, quiet and sandy beach. Kids also have access to a children's pool, playground and kid's club. Most rooms have a sea view and include satellite TV, air conditioning & heating, refrigerator and a balcony or terrace.
The Afitis Boutique Hotel offers great accommodation with an intimate, luxurious feel. The rooms were recently refurbished and feature air-condition & heating, mini bar, satellite TV, safety deposit box, beach towels, newspaper service, room service and a balcony or terrace with furniture. All rooms offer a sea, garden or mountain view. Be sure to relax by the pool and pool bar or in the open air Jacuzzi.
Halkidiki Beaches for November
One of the more interesting beaches in the Halkidiki region is Gerakini Beach. The beach is set in a bay and surrounded by hills of pine trees that trickle all the way down to the water in some parts. The beach also features an abandoned mine which is a signal to the village's past which was a community of miners. You will find plenty of modern facilities as well plenty of options for accommodation, too.
Bars and Restaurants
A great late night option in a laid-back atmosphere is the Rementzo Taverna in Afitos. The staff is friendly and knowledgeable able to perfectly describe any dish on the menu. There is al fresco dining on the second floor terrace or an option to dine indoors on the first floor. Serving up traditional Greek cuisine you will find stuffed chicken, grilled feta cheese and grilled cuttlefish.
If you are looking for a delicious, good value meal for the whole family check out Pizza Capri. This place is very popular and frequented by locals as well as tourists. There are many choices of pizza that change daily with the local ingredients available as well as traditional Italian pasta dishes. Be warned, the portions are very large!
Things to do in Halkidiki in November
If you are looking to golf, you are in luck with one of only six golf courses in Greece located in the Halkidiki region. Head to the Porto Carras Golf Club which was originally a 9-hole course but has since expanded to 18. The course also now holds international championships and will be challenging as well as enjoyable for all levels. Group and private lessons are available.
A memorable holiday in Halkidiki is likely to include diving in the big blue. The Blue Diving Centre is PADI certified and a great place for your first dive. Children from age 8 can participate in a dive program. This dive centre also offers open water diver courses with specialties such as digital underwater photographer, emergency oxygen provider and wreck diver. Dive excursions lasting 2-4 days are available. All equipment needed is provided as well as free transfer.